Maba language

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Not to be confused with Maba language (Indonesia).
Maba
Native to Chad
Region Ouaddaï, Wadi Fira
Ethnicity Maba
Native speakers
300,000  (2006)[1]
Nilo-Saharan?
Dialects
Kodoi
etc.
Language codes
ISO 639-3 mde
Glottolog maba1277[2]

Maba (Maban, Mabang) is a Maban language of Chad, where it is a local trade language. There are several dialects.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Maba at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Maba (Chad)". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.